Graduate Application

M.A. Degree in Islamic Texts

Admissions Requirements

  • At least four years of Arabic language studies verified by passing a qualification examination administered by Zaytuna College;
  • A bachelor’s degree in Islamic Studies or a related field;
  • A GPA of 3.5 or higher;
  • At least six courses in Islamic Studies in the areas of the Zaytuna M.A. concentration;
  • Competency in Qur'anic Studies;
  • Sample of best academic writing;
  • A statement of academic purpose; 
  • Three letters of recommendation;
  • Official academic transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended;
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or resident;
  • TOEFL, IELTS or CEFR level scores for non-native speakers of English.

Please click here to start your online application.